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Two injured in three-vehicle crash

Two injured in three-vehicle crash

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Two people were injured Monday afternoon in a three-vehicle collision at the intersection of Route 99 and Dora Highway in Pulaski. Officer Megan Jennings with Pulaski…

Virginia Tech to mark 2013 Day of Remembrance

Remembering the 32 who lost their lives six years ago and affirming the values of community will characterize Virginia Tech’s 2013 Day of Remembrance events. As in previous years, the…

Teams focus on fight for a cure

By TRAVIS HANDY travis@southwesttimes.com Monday night brought the second in a series of monthly meetings before Pulaski County’s annual mid-May Relay for Life event. Committee members and team leaders spent…

Electroplate-Rite: Wells showing all’s OK

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com Keith Dickerson of Electroplate-Rite in Dublin says wells installed in November to monitor for groundwater contaminants aren’t finding anything of concern. Based on information Virginia Department…

Public urged to attend student film debut

Public urged to attend student film debut

By MELINDA WILLIAMS melinda@southwesttimes.com On a chilly night in December a group of local students, faculty and first responders gathered at a secluded intersection in Dublin to create a realistic…

Fake texts not from local bank

The Better Business Bureau Serving Western Virginia (BBB) has received numerous calls from consumers who received texts purported to be from a local area bank. These texts are fraudulently being…

Baptist Association looking for “Voices of the New River”

The third annual “Voices of the New River” talent search is being planned for the youth of the Twin Counties and the New River Valley to come together and share…

Extension fundraiser offers ‘berry good’ deals

By TRAVIS HANDY travis@southwesttimes.com Pulaski County Extension Office is asking locals to “think spring” and buy berry plants as part of a fundraiser to support extension programs. The Extension Office…

Humane Society to celebrate World Spay/Neuter Day

Humane Society to celebrate World Spay/Neuter Day

Nationwide, an estimated 6-8 million homeless kittens, puppies, cats, and dogs enter animal shelters every year. About half of these animals are adopted. Tragically, the other half are put down.…

Agency on Aging seeks local funds

By J.R. SCHRADER SWT EDITOR One agency with main offices in the town of Pulaski serves senior citizens across the four counties and one city. It is the New River…